Services will be Saturday, May 5th at 3:00 p.m. at Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church with visitation 1:00-3:00 prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Vision to Grow, Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church. Pallbearers are: Brett Smith, Blake Smith, Brad Donahoe, John Thomas Bell, Judson Jackson, Dickie Knight. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Survivors: Children, Carla Smelko, Fort Worth, TX; Buddy Donahoe and wife, Jackie and Caren Bell and husband, Tommy, of Crystal Springs, MS. Grandchildren: Brian Bozeman, Jackson, MS; Brett Smith and wife Stacey, Valdosta, GA; Blake Smith and wife, Lisa and Brad Donahoe, Crystal Springs, MS; Emilee Epperson and husband, Adam, Clinton, MS; John Thomas Bell, Crystal Springs, MS; Four Great-Grandchildren: Adilyn & Karlee Smith; Elizabeth Anne Epperson; Madoxx Bailey.